Kelly McGillis

Kelly McGillis

Real Name: Kelly McGillis
Category: Show Biz
Submitted by: Bob Sacamano
Posted Date: 2004-04-13
Last Modified: 2019-12-17

She was the luminescent, wholesome beauty who became Harrison Ford’s leading lady in the 1985 hit thriller Witness She even gained 30 lbs. and actually hid-out in a real amish home to make her portrayal more realistic. The following year a slimmed-down, blond Kelly resurfaced as Tom Cruise’s latest love-interest in the 1986 hit Top Gun. However,the 5’10” atletic Kelly failed to catch on with Hollywood as a sex-symbol and her promising career soon went into decline. Rescued briefly by her powerful performance as Jodie Foster’s no-nonsense attorney in 1988s The Accused

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After her career fizzled in the early 1990s Kelly mothered 2 daughters and settled in Florida. She has currently revived her celebrity touring the US in the broadway revival of The Graduate portraying the middle-aged love interest Mrs.Robinson.


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Kelly McGillis